BirthdayMay 27, 1924
BirthplaceRugby, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Eric Lander

    Full name: Eric Lander
    Also known as: Eric Steven Lander, Eric Lander, Lander, Eric, Lander, Eric Steven
    Education: Princeton University
    Professions: American academic
    Religion: Judaism

  2. Eric Lander Biography

    Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957) is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), former member of the Whitehead Institute, and founding director of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard who has devoted his career to realizing the promise of the human genome for medicine. He is co-chair of U.S. President Barack Obama's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. In 2013 he was awarded the $3 million Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences for his work.

  3. Eric Lander Family

    Parents: Harold Lander, Rhoda Lander

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